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Alexandria winery signs on with Wild
Crash involving trailer full of farm equipment injures woman near Pillager
Pipeline protesters reject ‘unlawful’ label: ACLU mulls lawsuit if roadblock remains
5-year-old recovering after severe farming accident
3 face felony charges in Mills Fleet Farm shoplifting
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Josephine "Jo" Christine Pula
Richard William Demers
Roseadelle F. Johnson
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
April 25, 2016
Minot man charged with recklessly firing gun in Moorhead motel room
MOORHEAD—A man who described himself to police as a Second Amendment activist was arrested after allegedly discharging a handgun in a Moorhead...
April 25, 2016 - 4:19pm
March 4, 2016
Police seek suspects in stabbing outside Woodbury high school
WOODBURY, Minn. — Police were looking for suspects Friday in connection with the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy after a basketball game Thursday at East Ridge High School in Woodbury. Police said Friday the victim remained in critical condition with multiple stab wounds, and authorities...
March 4, 2016 - 5:26pm
December 8, 2015
Fire at Somali shop intentional, marshals say: Days after apparent vandalism, community members call blaze that heavily damaged Juba Coffee House a hate crime
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Though investigators have "no idea" what motivated the deliberate torching of a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks, community...
December 8, 2015 - 9:29pm
November 2, 2015
Child fabricated story on finding needle in Halloween candy in Brainerd
BRAINERD -- The report received by the Brainerd Police Department on Sunday of a needle found in Halloween candy has been determined to be false. The...
November 2, 2015 - 7:32pm
May 9, 2015
Senators vote to name parts of highways after slain Minnesota police officers
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Senate on Friday voted overwhelmingly to name part of Minnesota 149 the Officer Scott Patrick Memorial highway and a stretch of Minnesota 36 in Maplewood the Sgt. Joseph Bergeron Memorial highway. Patrick and Bergeron were police officers killed in the...
May 9, 2015 - 6:16pm
March 26, 2015
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement officials from across Minnesota warned about the rise of a new form of marijuana Wednesday that can be six times...
March 26, 2015 - 11:41am
March 24, 2015
Moorhead police audio captures man with pending lawsuit screaming in pain after arrest
MOORHEAD — Squad car video from the arrest of a man who says police here punched him in the testicles captured audio of the man screaming in pain, evidence that could be used in the man’s pending civil rights lawsuit against this city and its police. “Who’s in control here?...
March 24, 2015 - 1:20am
March 3, 2015
Wife says GF man shot by police was unarmed: Victim a former Bemidji resident
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Jennifer Elliott says she was on the phone with police minutes before a University of North Dakota police officer opened fire on her husband's pickup, peppering the truck with several bullet holes and leaving her husband hospitalized. "They shot an unarmed...
March 3, 2015 - 9:37am
February 19, 2015
Bob Franken: The FBI director’s surprise
Who would have predicted that the head of the FBI could give a speech about cops and racial bias that would be so thoughtful and so balanced that it was embraced by both law-enforcement officials and those who have protested police tactics and have grievances about brutal racial discrimination....
February 19, 2015 - 12:10am
December 17, 2014
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A simple 'thank you' to officers will go a long way
I do not often write letters to the editor, but I want to use this venue to talk about something that I find greatly disturbing. Our police departments and law enforcement agencies are under assault like I have never seen before. Tens of thousands of good men and women across this...
December 17, 2014 - 12:06am
December 10, 2014
Shooting by Duluth officer was justified, report says
DULUTH, Minn. -- An investigation has determined a Duluth police officer was justified in his decision to use deadly force in August, when he fired two non-fatal shots at a man who was wielding a knife and threatening to kill himself. Officer Marc Johnson shot 34-year-old...
December 10, 2014 - 8:38am
July 30, 2014
Suspect in Mendota Heights cop killing arrested after shootout in St. Paul
Mara H. Gottfried, Tad Vezner, Nick Ferraro and Sarah Horner St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL —A routine traffic stop midday Wednesday ended...
July 30, 2014 - 10:58pm
At candlelight vigil and in words, slain officer mourned
Sarah Horner and Nick Ferraro St. Paul Pioneer Press WEST ST. PAUL — Hundreds of people paid their respects Wednesday evening at a candlelight...
July 30, 2014 - 10:54pm
February 7, 2014
Two dead after high-speed chase; Highway 212 in Eden Prairie remains closed
Highway 212 remains closed in both directions on the western edge Eden Prairie this afternoon following a police chase and subsequent police-involved shooting that left two dead this morning. Eastbound Highway 212 is specifically closed at Minnesota Highway 41, and westbound Highway...
February 7, 2014 - 3:30pm
December 20, 2013
Police: Drugs, ammo, $750,000 in cash seized in raid on Carlson's Superior home
Authorities seized more than $750,000 in cash from the Superior home of Last Place on Earth owner Jim Carlson on Wednesday, Duluth police said Thursday. Synthetic drugs and suspected marijuana were found in the search conducted by Duluth and Superior officers and the Lake Superior...
December 20, 2013 - 9:53am